OA Admissions Conference Barcelona 2016: Recap

Hosted at Benjamin Franklin International School
Carrer Martorell i Peña nº 9  (entrance by Passatge Torras i Bages)
08017, Barcelona
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Saturday, October 15 • 09:45 - 10:30
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Relocating internationally can be a highly stressful time for even the most experienced globally-mobile families.   As the face of the school and the first port of call, the admissions department has a key role to play in facilitating the family’s move and easing the transition into the life of the school and the community both for the children and the parents.  This session will address the nature of culture shock, what research tells us about internationally-mobile children.  We will share thoughts, strategies and discussions about how international schools welcome new families, beginning with the Admissions Team.   

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Mary Langford

Admissions Director, Dwight School London
Mary Langford is a US/UK dual national who moved abroad at the age of two and then attended eight schools in three languages before finishing secondary education. She has over 35 years’ experience in almost every area of international school life: administration and personnel, admissions... Read More →

Saturday October 15, 2016 09:45 - 10:30 PDT
Auditorium, Building 10 Benjamin Franklin International School

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